Deadlines

TD MUSIC ARTIST IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM

Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

MacEwan University and the Department of Music, in partnership with Toronto Dominion, is seeking out submissions for a two-week all-inclusive professional artist development program. The TD Music Artist in Residence Program at MacEwan University is ope…

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Indigenous Artist Microgrant

Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

Applications to Calgary Arts Development’s Indigenous Artist Microgrant are now open, with an open deadline. This program is intended to support First Nations, Métis, and Inuit artists living and working in the Treaty 7 region for activities and expens…

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Education Opportunity: MusiCounts Music Industry Careers Learning Hub for High School Students

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Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

Open Deadline MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity, has announced the MusiCounts Learn TRACK Program, powered by a donation from the RBC Foundation through the RBC Emerging Artists Project: an online learning hub that exposes high school studen…

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Distribution Opportunity: BeatsUnion Music Platform

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Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

Open Deadline BeatsUnion is a stand alone, 100% independent platform that is geared towards forming a grassroots movement that is self sustaining and self supporting. The platform was built by artists, many of whom are music producers, to create a viab…

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Performance Opportunity: CIMA’s Professional Development Performance Opportunities

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Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

Open Deadline CIMA is offering the opportunity for artists/bands to be featured during their virtual professional development sessions throughout 2021. These sessions will include panels, information sessions, lunch & learns etc in front of both a…

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Canada Council for the Arts: Creating, Knowing, and Sharing

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Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

Creating, Knowing, and Sharing: The Arts and Cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples The Canada Council for the Arts is committed to reaffirming and revitalizing its relationship with First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in Canada. The Can…

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Canada Council for the Arts: Arts Across Canada

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Arts Across Canada fosters meaningful relationships and exchanges between artists and the Canadian public. Artists, arts professionals, groups and arts organizations can apply to present and share artistic work with diverse communities across the count…

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Arts Presentation Fund for COVID Recovery

Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

Applications are now open for the Arts Presentation Fund for COVID Recovery, presented by the Edmonton Arts Council. In response to the impacts of COVID-19 gathering restrictions on the arts sector, the City of Edmonton allocated funds from the 2022 bu…

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Global Music Match 2022

Deadline: July 29, 2022  

Global Music Match is a valuable artist development program that provides a unique platform for artists rooted in acoustic, folk, roots, traditional, or world music genres who are commencing their export journeys. This program is recommended for acts t…

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Winspear Centre Job Opportunities

Deadline: July 31, 2022  

The Francis Winspear Centre for Music is seeking to fill two positions for their upcoming season.   Musical Creativity Associate Director This is a permanent, full-time position. Reporting to the Vice President Music and Engagement, the Musical Cr…

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VIFF Amp Music in Film Summit

Deadline: July 31, 2022  

Applications to attend the 2022 VIFF Amp Music in Film Summit are now open to emerging musicians, composers, producers and music supervisors. 100 applicants will be provided with free access to the summit on October 6-8, exclusive mentorship and networ…

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Live At Heart Showcase

Deadline: July 31, 2022  

Applications are now open for an artist showcase mission to Live At Heart Music Festival & Conference in Örebro, Sweden, August 31- September 3, 2022! Canadian artists are eligible for this opportunity to gain knowledge, industry connections, and m…

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Off Country Music Series

Deadline: August 2, 2022  

Applications are now open for the Off Country Music Series. The Off Country Music Series will run during Country Music Week, September 8 -11, 2022, and showcase approximately 50 acts in venues along the Music Mile and in surrounding venues in Calgary.…

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BreakOut West & WCMA Executive Director Position

Deadline: August 5, 2022  

WCMA is currently seeking a new Executive Director. They are looking for a visionary leader who will work with the Board of Directors to produce events and activities that develop, support, celebrate, and amplify the music community in Western Canada.…

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MDM Recordings Acoustic Showcase

Deadline: August 7, 2022  

Applications are now open for the MDM Recordings Acoustic Showcase. Country Music Alberta is partnering with MDM Recordings and Country 105 to curate three (3) 15-minute acoustic performance slots for the MDM Recordings Showcase during the 2022 CCMAs i…

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Faith Nolan Award for Music

Deadline: August 15, 2022  

Submissions are now open for the debut Faith Nolan Award for Music. This is one of the five awards introduced this year by Surrey Muse Arts Society (SMAS) to recognize excellence and to bring forth the diversity and scope of Canadian art and literature…

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UK Americana Music Week

Deadline: August 26, 2022  

This January, CIMA will be returning to Hackney for UK Americana Music Week taking place from January 23-26, 2023. UK Americana Music Week is a three-day conference, awards show and music festival with live Americana music from the US, Austria, Spain,…

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SkirtsAfire Festival

Deadline: September 1, 2022  

SkirtsAfire Festival is currently seeking out artists of all disciplines for their festival, taking place March 2-12, 2023 in Edmonton, AB. SkirtsAfire welcomes submissions from women artists of all diverse backgrounds including cis and trans women, no…

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Edmonton Artists’ Trust Fund

Deadline: September 1, 2022  

Applications are open for the Edmonton Artists’ Trust Fund. The EATF is a joint project of the Edmonton Arts Council and the Edmonton Community Foundation. The EATF is designed to invest in Edmonton’s creative professionals and to encourage artists to…

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SXSW Music Festival

Deadline: October 7, 2022  

Apply now for the opportunity to perform at SXSW Music Festival, taking place from March 13-18, 2023. As a showcasing artist, you’ll gain unparalleled access to an audience of industry professionals, international media and new fans. This opportunity i…

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New Colossus Festival 2022

March 8-12, 2023

Deadline: November 1, 2022  

The New Colossus Festival is an annual music festival and conference happening on NYC’s Lower East Side, that celebrates independent music communities. Taking place March 8-12, 2023, this festival features a multitude of performers, including many inte…

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Join The The Women in Music Canada Directory

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Deadline: December 1, 2022  

Join hundreds of women and underrepresented gender identity artists and industry across Canada in registering for the brand new official Women in Music Canada Directory. A valuable resource not only to identify and connect with other women and underrep…

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Showcase Opportunity: Canadian Music Week (CMW) Hybrid Festival 2022

Deadline: December 22, 2022  

April 19 – 23, 2022 APPLY TO PLAY CMW HYBRID FESTIVAL 2022 Each year Canadian Music Week attracts hundreds of artists and industry professionals from around the world who gather in Toronto for five days of live music, networking, and learning. Here’s y…

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